If you or your parish is new to work with children or vulnerable adults, or reviving it after a gap, the following documents comprise our Safeguarding Starter pack.

Download Safeguarding Starter Pack as complete set ZIP archive or select individual sections below.

  1. Churchwardens’ declaration on registered body
  2. DBS checks for overseas applicants
  3. DBS Eligibility Checklist
  4. DBS filtering guide
  5. Disclosure and Barring Service
  6. Getting started with Safeguarding and DBS checks
  7. Information about APCS
  8. Model parish application form
  9. Model parish safeguarding policy
  10. Office Holders Form – Declaration
  11. Parish Safeguarding Responsibilities
  12. Parish Safeguarding Roles
  13. Recruiter and Verifier Declaration Form
  14. Training in safeguarding